The ETP - Escola de Tropas Pára-quedistas (Parachute Troops School), based in Tancos, Portugal, is a unit of the Portuguese Army and serves as the instruction center for recruitment and training of the Portuguese paratroopers. This unit includes an entire battalion, acting as support and reserve for Airborne units which contains for example, military war dogs and Airborne Pathfinders and an instruction battalion responsible for the forming of new paratroopers. The ETP is part of the Rapid Reaction Brigade that includes other elite units like the Army Comandos and Army Special Operations.

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  • A Escola de Tropas Paraquedistas (pré-AO 1990: Escola de Tropas Pára-Quedistas) (ETP) MHC é uma unidade de Estrutura Base do Exército Português, aquartelada em Tancos. A sua missão principal é a de ministrar instrução na área do paraquedismo militar. Além da instrução das tropas paraquedistas, a ETP enquadra ainda as tropas de abastecimento aeroterrestre, cães militares e precursores aeroterrestres da Brigada de Reacção Rápida. (pt)
  • The ETP - Escola de Tropas Pára-quedistas (Parachute Troops School), based in Tancos, Portugal, is a unit of the Portuguese Army and serves as the instruction center for recruitment and training of the Portuguese paratroopers. This unit includes an entire battalion, acting as support and reserve for Airborne units which contains for example, military war dogs and Airborne Pathfinders and an instruction battalion responsible for the forming of new paratroopers. The ETP is part of the Rapid Reaction Brigade that includes other elite units like the Army Comandos and Army Special Operations. Like other Portuguese Airborne units, the troops of the School are nicknamed "Boinas Verdes" (Green Berets) while recruits are nicknamed "Catatuas". (en)
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  • 1956-01-01 (xsd:date)
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  • Two Battalions
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  • "Que nunca por vencidos se conheçam" (Let them never be known as vanquished)
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  • 9911657 (xsd:integer)
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  • 699694259 (xsd:integer)
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  • 1915 (xsd:integer)
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  • Parachute Troops School Coat of Arms
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  • 1915 (xsd:integer)
  • 1955 (xsd:integer)
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  • A Escola de Tropas Paraquedistas (pré-AO 1990: Escola de Tropas Pára-Quedistas) (ETP) MHC é uma unidade de Estrutura Base do Exército Português, aquartelada em Tancos. A sua missão principal é a de ministrar instrução na área do paraquedismo militar. Além da instrução das tropas paraquedistas, a ETP enquadra ainda as tropas de abastecimento aeroterrestre, cães militares e precursores aeroterrestres da Brigada de Reacção Rápida. (pt)
  • The ETP - Escola de Tropas Pára-quedistas (Parachute Troops School), based in Tancos, Portugal, is a unit of the Portuguese Army and serves as the instruction center for recruitment and training of the Portuguese paratroopers. This unit includes an entire battalion, acting as support and reserve for Airborne units which contains for example, military war dogs and Airborne Pathfinders and an instruction battalion responsible for the forming of new paratroopers. The ETP is part of the Rapid Reaction Brigade that includes other elite units like the Army Comandos and Army Special Operations. (en)
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  • Parachute Troops School (en)
  • Escola de Tropas Paraquedistas (pt)
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  • Parachute Troops School (en)
  • Escola Tropas Pára-quedistas (en)
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  • Páras / Boinas Verdes (Paras / Green Berets) (en)
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